indian culture

Remarkable Journey Premieres On UNC-TV N.C. Channel May 9

Our documentary film "Remarkable Journey: Founding the Asian Indian Community in N.C." will have its statewide broadcast television premiere on May 9 at 9 p.m. on UNC-TV.

Tune in to UNC-TV’s NORTH CAROLINA CHANNEL (Spectrum Channel 1276) on Wednesday, May 9 at 9 p.m. The one hour film repeats on Thursday, May 10 at 2 a.m. and 12 p.m. The North Carolina Channel focuses on civic affairs, issues, entertainment and educational programs relevant to North Carolina. Remarkable Journey, is a Video Dialog Inc. production that was completed last year.

Through lively first-person stories, Remarkable Journey explores the 'pioneer' generation of Indian immigrants to N.C., as the world's oldest and largest democracies met here in the midst of the Civil Rights movement and beyond. These energetic newcomers helped fuel the expansion of opportunities in science and business in our region, as they met the challenge of passing the "essence of India" on to their children.

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Past & Future Screenings

2017 Screenings

March 11: Premiere at the Carolina Theatre, Durham, N.C.
March 30-April 1: Four screenings at The Cary Theater, Cary, N.C.
April 27:  Charlotte Asian Film Festival, Charlotte, N.C.
July 5:  N.C. Hindu Society, Cary, N.C.
August 18:  BB&T Corporate Center, Greensboro, N.C.
September 9:  Charlotte India Festival, Charlotte, N.C.
November 5:  N.C. Museum of History, Raleigh, N.C.
November 10:  Triangle Community Foundation, Morrisville, N.C.
November 13:  University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, N.C.

2018 Screenings

Viewings are being planned in 2018 for the following locations:

North Carolina State University, Raleigh, N.C.
Duke University, Durham, N.C.
Greenville, N.C.
Fayetteville, N.C.
Winston-Salem, N.C.
As well as a statewide broadcast on UNC-TV, date TBD

Join Us For A Remarkable Journey

In a period of our nation's history where the value of immigration is being questioned, this is a unique opportunity to celebrate our diverse community!  

Join us for a Remarkable Journey as we bring this amazing film to North Carolina's state capital. Seniors and families welcome! This screening is FREE.

Nov. 5 at 3PM: Screening at the N.C. Museum of History

5 East Edenton St., Raleigh, NC 27601